Millwoods Family Resource Centre Society

CHILD & YOUTH

The Child and Youth Program is aimed at school-age children to help them develop social skills such as problem solving, friendship building, effective communication, feelings and anger management, and self-esteem building. 

Programs are offered at designated schools during school hours and run weekly for 6 - 8 weeks. Most program curriculums are flexible and can be adapted to meet the needs of the students.

 

School Break Day Camps

For youth ages: 6 - 12 years

Full Week Spring Break Camp Only: $140.00 per child
One Day Camps Only: $40 per child

As part of our extended Child and Youth programming, Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer school break day camps for ages 6 - 12! Join us for themed activities, arts and crafts, games and more, utilizing our Kids with Confidence social skills curriculum. Camps are offered full day 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. with FREE before and after-camp care provided from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snacks (nut-free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed Kindergarten.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Call 780-413-4521 or register online

‚ÄčRegistration Start Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

SCHOOL BOARD

PROGRAMS

LOCATION

MONDAY
Sept 23, 2019

EPSB

Art Splash Day Camp
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

FRIDAY
Oct 25, 2019

EPSB

Spooky Fun Day Camp
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

TUESDAY
Nov 12, 2019

EPSB

Superhero Day Camp 1
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

WEDNESDAY
Nov 13, 2019

EPSB


Superhero Day Camp 2
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

TUESDAY
Feb 4, 2020

EPSB
& ECSD

Valentines Day Extravaganza
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

TUESDAY
Feb 18, 2020

EPSB

Fairytale Adventures
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

THURSDAY
Feb 27, 2020

EPSB

Winter Art
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

FRIDAY
Feb 28, 2020

EPSB

Winter Wonderland
($40 per child- 1 day camp)

Summerside

SPRING BREAK
Mar 23-27, 2020

EPSB
& ECSD

Spring Break Camp 2020
($140 - 5 day camp)

Summerside
& Westbrook

TUESDAY
May 19, 2020

EPSB

Healthy Beginnings
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

WEDNESDAY
May 20, 2020

EPSB

All You Need Is Color
($40 per child - 1 day camp)

Summerside

 

Art Splash Day Camp ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Art Splash Day Camp for ages 6-12! Express your creativity and originality at this exciting art camp! A splash of art will be incorporated into our activities throughout the day and you will have some art creations to bring home at the end of the day. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring thier own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.

Spooky Fun Day Camp ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Spooky Fun Day Camp for ages 6-12! Enjoy a fun filled day with a variety of games, activities and making spooktacular creations in preparation for Halloween. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring thier own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten

Superhero Day Camp 1 ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Super Hero Day Camp 1 for ages 6-12! Have a “Super” fun day in a high energy environment of games, fun and activities made for a superhero. This day can be attended on its own or as part of a two day superhero experience. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.

Superhero Day Camp 2 ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Super Hero Day Camp 2 for ages 6-12! Who is your real life hero? Enjoy a day of activities exploring and acting out the life of a superhero. This day can be attended on its own or as part of a two day superhero experience. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.

Valentines Day Extravaganza ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Valentine’s Day Extravaganza for ages 6-12! This day is filled with a variety of games and activities that will help you learn about being a good friend, making crafts to share with someone you care about or to decorate for Valentine’s Day, and just have a lot of fun. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.

Fairytale Adventures ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Fairytale Adventures for ages 6-12! The land of fairytales is a place of adventure where you can build your own castle, wake sleeping dragons, and have fun with all kinds of activities and adventures. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.

Winter Art ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Winter Art for ages 6-12! A variety of games and art activities for indoors and outdoors, dependent on weather. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. This can be registered in as a one day camp or as day one of a two day camp opportunity. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.

Winter Wonderland ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Winter Wonderland for ages 6-12! There is much we can explore in winter. Perhaps you may enjoy Olympic Yoga or building an Olympic Stadium with Lego and so much more. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. This can be registered in as a one day camp or day two of a two day camp opportunity. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.

Healthy Beginnings ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer Healthy Beginnings for ages 6-12! Healthy Beginnings and new beginnings often go hand in hand with spring. Come prepared to Escape from Ice Mountain, Build a Bridge, and make fizzy dough and so much more. Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. This can be registered in as a one day camp or day two of a two day camp opportunity. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.

All You Need Is Color ( $40 per child, 1 day camp )

Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer All You Need Is Color for ages 6-12! Enjoy a day of making a variety of art creations. You guessed it…..Using lots of color. Can you imagine drawing with your eyes closed? Or creating Color Wheel Slime? Our Kids with Confidence Curriculum is interwoven into activities throughout the day. This can be registered in as a one day camp or day two of a two day camp opportunity. Camps are offered full day 9am-4 pm with free before and after care from 8:30 to 5pm. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snack (nut free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed kindergarten.


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Home Alone Program

Designed for young people who will reach the age of 10 or older | Registration Required. $25 Fee. | Parental consent forms required

Ideally, children should be supervised at all times by a responsible adult. However, todayís family situations often cannot accommodate this idea. The Home Alone Program is designed to provide children with the necessary skills and knowledge to be safe and responsible when home alone for short periods of time. It will help them understand how to prevent problems, handle real-life situations, and keep them safe and constructively occupied. This program has been developed by the Canada Safety Council and is recommended for children who are at least 10 years of age and up. Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

$25 program fee. Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

SATURDAY
Oct 19

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Summerside

SATURDAY
Nov 23

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Summerside

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Youth Nights

Designed for 8 -12 years of age  | Registration and parental consent forms required.

Join our Child & Youth team for our evening youth night program for 8 - 12 year olds. Learn some new skills, show us your creative side, and have fun!  Themes to be confirmed at time of registration. Register for one, or register for all sessions.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. $25 program fee. Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

MONDAYS
Sept 23, 30, Oct 7, 21
(No Oct 14)

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Millbourne

WEDNESDAYS
Nov 27, Dec 4, 11, 18

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Heritage Valley EPL

THURSDAYS
Oct 3, 10, Nov 14, 21

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Summerside

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Girls Inspired

For youth ages: 9 - 13 years | Parental consent forms required. | REGISTERED PROGRAM

As part of our Kids with Confidence program, we are excited to provide our 6 ñweek Girls Inspired self-awareness and leadership program. This 6-week GIRLS ONLY program covers topics such as healthy relationships, managing emotions, self-esteem, handling conflict and leadership. Participants will learn about topics through fun self-reflection activities, group discussion, games and crafts.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. $25 program fee. Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

TUESDAYS
Oct 8 - Nov 12

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Summerside

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Kids with Confidence: Social Skills

For youth ages: 9 - 13 years | Parental consent forms required. | REGISTERED PROGRAM

Social Skills is a program aimed at developing general social skills of youth, focusing on topics such as; friendship building, communication, self-esteem, team work, bullying and assertiveness. During each session, youth work on developing these skills through a variety of engaging activities, discussions, and games.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. $25 program fee. Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

SATURDAYS
Oct 19 - Nov 23

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Summerside

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FFRN Youth Cooking Club - Level 1

For youth ages: 9 - 12 years | Parental consent forms required. | $25 program fee. | REGISTERED PROGRAM

As part of our extended Child and Youth programming, Family Futures Resource Network is excited to offer school break day camps for ages 6 - 12! Join us for themed activities, arts and crafts, games and more, utilizing our Kids with Confidence social skills curriculum. Camps are offered full day 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. with FREE before and after-camp care provided from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Children must bring their own lunch and healthy snacks (nut-free) from home. All children attending camps must have completed Kindergarten.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. $25 program fee. Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

SATURDAYS
Sept 21  - Oct 19
( no program Oct 12)

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Millbourne

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FFRN Youth Cooking Club - Level 2

For youth ages: 10 - 14 years | Parental consent forms required. | $25 program fee. | REGISTERED PROGRAM

Welcome to Youth Cooking Club Level 2! This exciting next step to the Youth Cooking Club Level 1 is designed for youth (10-14 years of age) who have completed the first level at Family Futures Resource Network. Growing on the skills they learned in the original program, the youth will focus on developing safe kitchen practices, learn how to make balanced meals & will even get the chance to create their very own unique recipes. Each week the youth will work in teams to follow a recipe & will get the chance to share their yummy creations with all the participants in the program. All young chefs in this program will also receive a certificate of completion at the end of this food-tastic program.  MUST have completed Level one youth cooking club previously to register.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. $25 program fee. Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

TIME

LOCATION

SATURDAYS
Nov 9 - Nov 30

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Millbourne

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Y - Digital: Digital Citizenship for Youth

Registration and parental consent forms required. Presented in partnership with YMCA Northern Alberta Y-Digital division. | REGISTERED PROGRAM

Twenty-first-century youth are growing up during an exciting time of technological advancement where the skill of digital citizenship is essential to help youth learn, communicate and collaborate safely and responsibly. Computers and mobile devices open up an entire world of resources youth use in their social lives, at school, and at work. Being a good digital citizen in the community includes having good online etiquette, reporting and preventing cyberbullying, learning how to protect private information, and being mindful of what is shared with individuals and on social media. Registration Required. Presented in partnership with YMCA Northern Alberta Y-Digital division.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand Secure Passwords
  • Understand Safety When Talking to Strangers Online
  • Gain Awareness of Scams and How to Avoid Them
  • Responding to Cyberbullying & Trolls
  • Understand Social Media Mindfulness
  • Being a Good Digital Citizen
  • Understanding Your Support System

Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

TIME

CAMP LOCATION

SATURDAY
Oct 26

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Summerside

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Y- Digital: Understanding Online Gaming for Parents & Youth

Registration required, Caregivers and youth attend this workshop together. Presented in partnership with YMCA Northern Alberta Y-Digital division. | REGISTERED PROGRAM

Gaming provides a fun and challenging medium where youth can experience a number of social, cognitive and spatial skill benefits. The online gaming community presents an entire world where a child, teen or adult can interact with individuals from a diverse background in a collaborative and fun environment. In this workshop, participants will discover how to safely participate in online gaming. Parents will better understand the benefits/risks of gaming, the online gaming community, gaming culture and be given tips on communicating with passionate young gamers.Registration required, Caregivers and youth attend this workshop together. Presented in partnership with YMCA Northern Alberta Y-Digital division.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand Where Youth Participate in Gaming Communities
  • Understand the Benefits & Risks of Gaming
  • Understand Safety Best Practices for Parents/ Youth When Online
  • Understand Gamer Lingo & Cultural Basics
  • Strategies for parents Communicating with Young Gamers

Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 @ 9:00 A.M.

DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

THURSDAY
Oct 10

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Summerside

Family Futures Resource Centre would like to extend a thank you to the Mill Woods Presidents’ Council for helping to fund some of the Child and Youth programming in south east Edmonton..